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LAPTOPS ARE HERE
by popular demand - Clean, Tested - Laptops
call NOW to get 1st choice...
Gateway Solo 9100 - Pentium 366, 128m
RAM, 10g HD, DVD/CD & LS120/3.5,
TV-In/Out, 2 USB,
Windows 98se, MS-Office, Norton, More ... $ 450 !!
390 - Pentium 300, 160m RAM, 4g HD, 56k Modem, USB, CD &
3.5,Service Rates ...
Windows 2000 Pro, MS-Office, Norton AV, Excellent Battery ... $
Gateway Solo 2500 - Pentium 300, 160m
RAM, 5.4g HD, CD & 3.5,
TV-Out, 2 USB, Super Battery,
Windows XP Home, MS-Office, Norton AV ... $ 350 !!
ThinkPad 390 - Pentium 233, 96m RAM, CD & 3.5, USB, Win98se &
1 broken hinge but screen is bright & clear ... only $ 250 !!
755cd - Pentium 100, 16m RAM, running Win95, has CD-rom and 3.5",
includes AC adapter, Case and Screen are *perfect*, an Oldie but
just $100 for it.
Micron TransPort - Pentium
233, 48m RAM, Windows ME, CD, USB, Norton, Office
perfect condition! Bright
Display & Good Battery! AC adapter ... $ 300
Modem or NIC
PC-Card .... ($ 25 w/ Laptop) ... $ 30
ThinkPad AC Adapters .... $ 20
32meg RAM chips for IBM, Compaq etc. .... $ 20
Normal 'Sliding' scale that 20 years in the PC
business has taught me :
~ Clone (no name) PCs ........... $25
~ Brand Name (HP,Compaq,etc).. $35 hour
if you're a
repeat customer subtract $5
If 'someone who knows a little about
computers' has worked on it ADD $10
Systems for Sale ...
for Sale ...
HP mini-tower w/ DVD player
192 megs RAM, 6.4g HD, SoundBlaster, Network & Modem cards
Home & PowerDVD ... $ 250
this one is hard to describe, I bought 2 years ago for my 10yo, its
condition, has driver CD and manual. K6-550 cpu,
256m RAM, 6.4g HD, lots of USB ports,
KB&mouse. speakers ...
!sometimes used as my Game Server!
Packard Bell mid-tower
Intel Pentium 233, 64m RAM, CD-ROM, Sound,
running Windows 98SE... $ 150
USB Flash Disk - USB
Mini Removable Drive
256 meg Storage, switchable write-protect,
Brand New - $70!
15" Monitor ... $35!
Monitor ... $50!
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You may be
surprised how often this works! If a web page seems to be loading very slowly or
is stalled, try this, Click on the "Stop" button and then click on the "Reload"
or "Refresh" button.
More often than not, the offending page will load
faster than if you had waited. Try it !
Navigator or Communicator (all versions)
To store a bookmark for a
web site, select Bookmarks from the menu,
then select Add Bookmark.
keyboard shortcut is Control D, hold down the Ctrl button and press the letter
note: for Internet Explorer use "Favorites" instead of
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